Hocus Pocus | Magic Hat Brewing Company

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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Magic Hat Brewing Company
Vermont, United States
magichat.net

Style: American Pale Wheat Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 4.50%

Availability: Rotating

Notes / Commercial Description:
A toast to weeds, rays, and summer haze. It was a light, crisp ale for mowing lawns, hitting lazy fly balls and communing with nature, Hocus Pocus was offered up as a summer sacrifice to cloudless days. Its malty sweetness finished tart and crisp and was best appreciated with a wedge of orange.

13 IBU

Added by purplehops on 01-02-2002

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

BEER STATS
Ratings:
611
Reviews:
255
Avg:
3.37
pDev:
14.84%
 
 
Wants:
7
Gots:
96
For Trade:
0
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10/24/12 On tap at Rattle n Hum, NYC. Applied orange slice as instructed. Couldn't salvage the flavor. Not sure if it's too tart or bitter or both. All I know it's not as crisp as my ideal summer refresher must be, orange or no.

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Hocus Pocus from Magic Hat Brewing Company
3.37 out of 5 based on 611 ratings.
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